Guided Running, Mountain Skills Courses and Natural Running in The Lake District 

Mountain running, or fell running as it's also known in the UK, is a fantastic way to appreciate nature's wild surroundings whilst getting fit at the same time. Being the only person for miles around on top of a Lakeland summit is an incredible buzz.

Our experienced guides have covered literally thousands of miles of trails, paths and open fell whilst racing, training and just having fun. It's thanks to their skills and experience in the hills that we can bring you Mountain Run - a guiding team offering natural running courses, mountain skills and navigation training. If you would like to take your running to the next stage - and maybe achieve some goals on the way - then mountain running is for you.

We understand your addiction, because we've got it bad too!

We can help you get more out of what you like doing with a few different methods. Either join us for a guided run across the Lakeland Fells or if you prefer, come and learn the skills and techniques it takes to go Mountain Running for yourself so you can keep on enjoying this extremely healthy addiction to the outdoors.

We run specifically designed courses to help you learn how to navigate, what to pack and take with you when you are out in the fells, the skills you need in order to cross the mountains safely.

On top of this, we can also arrange bespoke weekends and days for you to enjoy the mountains without it being all about Mountain Running. We can include yoga with other strength and flexibility skills, plus wild swimming and more. Just let us know what you want and we will take care of it for you.

At Mountain Run, YOUR experience is OUR pleasure, let us take care of you and make your stay in the Lakes unforgettable.

Featured Courses

Winter Mountain Skills for Runners - February and March 2017 Winter Mountain Skills for Runners - February and March 2017

Come and learn how to run safely in the mountains during winter.

Ultra Trail Running Skills Weekend  - Stickle Barn, Great Langdale. 18th/19th March 2017 Ultra Trail Running Skills Weekend - Stickle Barn, Great Langdale. 18th/19th March 2017

Based in Great Langdale at the Stickle Barn, half way up the valley. This location give great access to the surrounding fells, but allows us to have some real creature comforts and some great local...

Mountain Marathon Skills Weekend -  22nd/23rd April 2017 Mountain Marathon Skills Weekend - 22nd/23rd April 2017

Develop your Mountain Marathon Skill Set. Using REAL event maps we will help you develop all the skills you need to crush your competition in Mountain Marathon events. Based in the Northern Lakes...

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Lake District Weather

Monday, 20 February 2017

A wet start, with widespread hill fog and outbreaks of rain or drizzle. Whilst the rain is expected to ease through the morning, it will remain a dull and cloudy day. Winds will then strengthen during the afternoon and evening, with gales developing across higher ridges and summits. Further outbreaks of rain are then also likely, turning persistent by late afternoon.

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